[Life, December 9, 1940.]
Notice that this advertisement has a cameo by Mr. T. Pott, whose acquaintance I made last night. Pott was known on both sides of the Atlantic. On this side he appears without top hat, which makes a certain sense: he’s already wearing a lid. Besides, us Americans don’t have much truck with no fancy ways.
Here, for no practical purpose, is a neater, brighter, larger Pott:
[Life, February 12, 1940.]
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[I used the free Mac app Paparazzi! to grab the large ad. I used the Mac Preview alpha tool to clean up Mr. Pott.]
Friday, July 10, 2015
By Michael Leddy at 2:32 PM